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[stur-jis] /ˈstɜr dʒɪs/
Russell, 1836–1909, U.S. architect and author. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • I expect likely your uncle, Mr. Sturgis, knows about all these things, but I don't.

    Jack the Young Canoeman George Bird Grinnell
  • And Mis' Photographer Sturgis, who was an invalid and "very, very seldom got out."

    Friendship Village Zona Gale
  • Willcox's left then united with Sturgis, and Scammon was withdrawn to a new position on the left flank of the whole line.

  • Mis' Sturgis in the rocking-chair was waving a corner of her shawl.

    Friendship Village Zona Gale
  • Mr. Baker has also written under the pen name of Sturgis B. Rand.

  • Russell & Sturgis subsequently extended their operations to that locality.

    The Philippine Islands John Foreman
  • He then quieted down, and after serving the writ, took possession of the horse, before leaving for Sturgis.

    Twenty Years of Hus'ling J. P. Johnston
  • Are Miss Sturgis and Mr. Sears going together, or are they just friends?

    Turn About Eleanor Ethel M. Kelley
  • She was very cool and collected, says Mr. Sturgis, and she acted in a heroic manner.

    The Ashtabula Disaster Stephen D. Peet

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